Buckminster Fuller, ‘energy slaves’ and the race against time

August 20, 2018 by  
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The civilization constructed using fossil energy may be vastly more complex and energy intensive than what can be replaced by annual solar income.

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Investors worth $6.7 trillion advocate for better palm oil standards

August 20, 2018 by  
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Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil faces pressure to strengthen its certification standards from more than 90 institutional investors.

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Building a new paradigm of trust in business

May 1, 2017 by  
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Many business strategists are familiar with the acronym, VUCA, which is modern military jargon for a “volatile, uncertain, complex and ambiguous” world. At the same time, public trust in businesses is at an all-time low, according to the newest data from the 20th annual GlobeScan Radar Report, which tracks societal views of businesses from over 20 countries.

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Tom Gloria and the life-cycle of LCA

January 14, 2013 by  
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Lfe-cycle analysis, once seen as complex and expensive, is undergoing an evolution. Is it finally ready for prime time?

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Strawberry and Serrano Pepper Salsa

September 14, 2011 by  
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Photos by Jaymi Heimbuch In concept, I love fruit salsas. Well, fruits other than the tomato. But more often then not, they are too sweet for me. So I set out to make a spicy, fruit salsa that will surprise you at every turn. This strawberry salsa is complex and hot, perfect for most any starter. Try it with a Viogner or any off-dry white with floral undertones. … Read the full story on TreeHugger

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Pacific Islands to be Powered 100% by Coconuts, Sun

September 14, 2011 by  
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Photo: kwc909 / cc In the 1960’s sitcom Gilligan’s Island , it seemed there was nothing resident smarty-pants ‘The Professor’ couldn’t do with a simple coconut and a bit of know-how — except maybe craft a boat to actually make it off their desert isle. But now, in similarly inventive fashion, officials on the tiny South Pacific islands of Tokelau are planning to power their territory entirely by sustainable means, with sunlight and coconut oil — two things the island has plenty of — by this time next year…. Read the full story on TreeHugger

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Climate Scientists Aren’t ‘Idiots Just Going Around Looking at CO2, CO2, CO2’

February 3, 2010 by  
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There relationship between greenhouse gases, aerosols, and climate sensitivity is much more complex… Photo: Codo via flickr.

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